The Shillim Foundation relies on the generosity of patrons to run its programs. Please consider making a donation today.



Donations to the Shillim Foundation help fund global arts and conservation retreats as well as ongoing administration and fundraising costs incurred by the Stanfordville, New York office. The Shillim Foundation is in the process of obtaining 501c3 tax-exempt non-profit status.

The following categories of giving do not exclude donations of any amount:



Contributors of $500 will receive a pair of tickets for the Kronos Quartet’s premiere of Erin Gee’s new work at Carnegie Hall Spring 2018, and will be invited to a pre-concert conversation with the composer.


Contributors of $1,000 will receive a copy of the limited edition Shillim Artists’ Book/Conservation Manual entitled Habitat: Shillim.


Contributors of $2,000 will receive a numbered photographic print by Linda Pollak


Contributors of $5,000 will receive a digitized photographic print on vellum by Vicky Colombet.


Contributors of $12,000 or more can attend any upcoming Wild by Design retreat, with one guest, all inclusive at economy travel rates.